CIO & CISO STRATEGY MEETING
Innovate, Inspire, Protect, Perform
March 1, 2022 | New York, NY
Lynne Chernow, Senior Consultant
Metropolitan Transportation Authority
Lynne Chernow is a strategic consultant to CIOs and CISOs in the NYC area and is currently working with Information Technology leaders at the Metropolitan Transportation Authority. Previously, she was consulting with the Security team at Fordham University.
Prior to consulting, Lynne was SVP of IT at HBO, guiding the media company’s technology department in building innovative applications across the media supply chain in support of content distribution with HBO GO, HBO On Demand, iTunes, Xbox, and Amazon.
Lynne is a Distinguished Fellow at Avasant and was named a National Fellow of the Betsy Magness Leadership Institute. She volunteers with many organizations, with a focus on facilitating underserved women’s entry into technology careers.
David Sheidlower, Vice President, Chief Information Security & Privacy Officer
Turner Construction Company
Vice President and Chief Information Security and Privacy Officer for Turner Construction Company. He has been a security officer in multiple industries including Health Care and Financial Services. He has served on the policy committee of the State of New York Health Information Network. He is currently on the editorial advisory board of Security Current.
Having provided Security leadership in both regulated and non-regulated settings, David focuses how to mature controls in any environment.
He holds a Bachelor’s degree from the University of California, Berkeley, and a Master’s from St. Mary’s College of California.
Amit Basu, Vice President, Chief Information Officer & Chief Information Security Officer
Amit Basu is the CIO and CISO at International Seaways in New York City. Amit is a proven IT leader, who has pioneered several technology innovations in maritime. He was instrumental in designing a multi-layered cybersecurity framework for protecting INSW’s information assets. Amit’s current focus areas are cloud computing and leveraging artificial intelligence and machine learning to mitigate the security risks of the Internet of Things (IoT).
Amit holds an MBA in Information Management and a Certified Information Security Manager from ISACA. He is also certified in Cybersecurity Risk Management by HarvardX and in Maritime Cybersecurity by Lloyds Maritime.
Vlad Brodsky, Chief Information Security Officer, SVP of IT Operations and Infrastructure
OTC Markets Group, Inc
Vlad Brodsky is the Chief Information Security Officer and SVP of IT Operations and Infrastructure at OTC Markets Group, a regulated publicly traded financial institution.
Vlad has a degree in Computer Science and Economics from Brandeis University, an MBA from NYU Stern School of Business, holds the CCISO, CISSP, CRISC, PMP certifications and FINRA Series 7, 24, 99 and SIE licenses.
Vlad is serving his third term as a NY Metro InfraGard Board Member and is also involved with cyber security organizations such NYC CCSI and the Global Cyber Institute.
Ketan Vanjara, Former Chief Technology Officer
Ketan Vanjara is the Former CTO and Enterprise Coach at Berkadia. Before Berkadia, he was the Global CIO for Core Banking, SAPIs, and Microservices at HSBC. In addition to working for other MNCs like Microsoft and SunGard, Ketan also ran software startups focused on building mCommerce apps and other software products on mobile platforms. With close to 30 years of experience, he has seen the evolution of technology from punch cards and mainframes, to mid-range, to client-server followed by web, mobile, and now cloud and devices. A futuristic thinker, Ketan has a lot of faith in human potential and strongly believes the future belongs to imagination, inspiration, and collaboration.
Col. Ed Teague, Ph.D., Chief Information Officer
United States Military Academy